Bill Chappell

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Lawsuit Claims GM Used Defeat Devices On Duramax Diesel Trucks And SUVs

Friday, May 26, 2017

The class-action lawsuit accuses General Motors of using "at least three separate 'defeat devices' to increase engine power and efficiency" in its Duramax diesel engines.

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Attack On Coptic Christians Kills At Least 28 In Egypt

Friday, May 26, 2017

"Those traitors breached all the religious principles and humanitarian values," says Egypt's Grand Mufti Shawqi Allam. Egypt carried out strikes in Libya on militants officials said were involved.

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NOAA Predicts 'Above-Normal' Activity In Atlantic Hurricane Season

Thursday, May 25, 2017

"The season could be comparable to last year, which was the most active since 2012 with 15 named storms," said Gerry Bell of NOAA's Climate Prediction Center.

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'Playboy' Model Sentenced Over Body-Shaming Woman At Gym

Thursday, May 25, 2017

"The issues that surround body shaming can be devastating," Los Angeles City Attorney Mike Feuer said after Dani Mathers pleaded no contest to a charge of invasion of privacy.

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Pentagon Blames 105 Civilian Deaths From Mosul Strike On 'Secondary Explosion'

Thursday, May 25, 2017

The Pentagon has released its report on an airstrike in Mosul that left at least 105 civilians dead, saying ISIS had put explosives in the building that was hit.

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Taiwan's High Court Rules Same-Sex Marriage Is Legal, In A First For Asia

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Taiwan's president has asked the Ministry of Justice to come up with a legal framework for complying with the decision.

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'He Is Something': Trump Visits Pope Francis At The Vatican

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Wednesday's meeting, which focused on pursuing peace, comes a year after the pope suggested that Trump "is not Christian" because of his plan for a U.S-Mexico border wall.

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Manchester Bombing Suspect's Father, Brother Arrested In Libya

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Salman Abedi's relatives have been detained in Tripoli. In Britain, police arrested a total of seven people. "I think it's very clear that this is a network," the city's police chief says.

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Manchester Concert Bombing: What We Know Tuesday

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Greater Manchester Police believe Salman Abedi, 22, was the suicide bomber and report making at least one related arrest. ISIS claimed responsibility for the attack that killed at least 22.

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4 Car Companies Settle Takata Airbag Lawsuit For $553 Million

Thursday, May 18, 2017

The settlement does not cover claims of personal injury or property damage. But it would resolve a class-action suit against Toyota, Subaru, BMW and Mazda.

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Roger Ailes, Former Fox News CEO, Dies At 77

Thursday, May 18, 2017

Former Fox News Chairman and CEO Roger Ailes has died, the network says, citing a statement from the late executive's family. Ailes resigned from his post leading Fox News last July.

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Tulsa Police Officer Is Found Not Guilty In Death Of Terence Crutcher

Thursday, May 18, 2017

"Let it be known that I believe in my heart that Betty Shelby got away with murder, and I don't know what was in the mind of that jury," Crutcher's father, Joseph, said of the verdict.

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Baltimore's Pro Stadiums Are Rescued From Lien Sale; Overdue Water Bills Blamed

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

The unusual circumstances could have exposed Camden Yards and M&T Bank Stadium to possible foreclosures over less than $70,000 in debt.

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Putin Accuses U.S. Of 'Political Schizophrenia' Over Trump And Secrets

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

As a political storm rises over reports that President Trump gave Russian officials highly classified information, Russian President Vladimir Putin weighs in.

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Chelsea Manning, Once Sentenced To 35 Years, Walks Free After 7 Years

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Chelsea Manning, the transgender soldier convicted of leaking classified U.S. documents, has been released from a military prison in Kansas. President Barack Obama commuted her sentence in January.

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One More To Go: New Orleans Takes Down Civil War General's Statue

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Early Wednesday, a bronze statue of Gen. Pierre Gustave Toutant Beauregard was taken down in New Orleans. A statue of Gen. Robert E. Lee is next on the list of monuments to be removed.

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North Korea May Be Linked To WannaCry Ransomware, Researchers Say

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Google security researcher Neel Mehta pointed out similarities between WannaCry and malware used by Lazarus, the group that has been blamed for the Sony Pictures hack of 2014.

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WannaCry Ransomware: What We Know Monday

Monday, May 15, 2017

A Homeland Security official says that so far, "the U.S. is still in a relatively good place." But because of the malware's success, it is being tweaked to foil attempts to stop its spread.

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WannaCry Ransomware: Microsoft Calls Out NSA For 'Stockpiling' Vulnerabilities

Monday, May 15, 2017

The NSA's losing control of the software behind the WannaCry cyberattack is like "the U.S. military having some of its Tomahawk missiles stolen," Microsoft President Brad Smith says.

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Ransomware Attacks Ravage Computer Networks In Dozens Of Countries

Friday, May 12, 2017

"We'll likely look back at this as a watershed moment," says Nebraska Sen. Ben Sasse, as malware called Wana Decryptor is blamed for large-scale attacks around the world.

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